What's Rolling at Marbles

What's Rolling at Marbles

Marbles Rings

Pre-booked admission tickets are required.

Due to current HIGH spread of COVID-19 in Wake County, all visitors 5+ should wear a face covering indoors, at Marbles, regardless of vaccination status. Face coverings are encouraged for children under 5. Help keep kids healthy... thank you!

Admission & Hours


July 14 - August 29

For all ages and skill levels. Included with admission. 

Go for the Gold at Marbles this summer. Get moving with the Marbles Olympics and bring out your inner champion!

  • Take the Olympic Challenge through the museum
  • Play a Marbles Olympic sport
  • Design an international flag
  • Create an Olympic medal
  • Read or listen to a story celebrating Olympic athletes

Take the challenge at Marbles and at home! Click to view Challenge Checklist & print.


3D Documentaries are a great addition to your visit at Marbles.

Come Play!

Plan Your Visit


Saturdays and Sundays, 11am and surprise pop-ups throughout the week.

Look, listen, and learn as we explore our world through stories that celebrate people, places, and community. Story time with Team Marbles get kids excited about reading, creates real world connections, and supports language development, imagination, and creativity.

Here's what we're reading this month!



A Visitor for Bear  

 Bonny Becker  

Blueberries for Sal  

 Robert McClosky 

Hair Love  

 Matthew A. Cherry  

I am Enough  

 Grace Byers 

If You Give a Pig a Pancake  

 Laura Numeroff 

Julian is a Mermaid  

 Jessica Love 

Last Stop on Market Street  

 Matt de la Peña  

Lola Loves Stories  

 Anna McQuinn 

Love Makes a Family  

 Sophie Beer  


 Ludwig Bemelmans 

Michael Recycle  

 Ellie Bethel 

Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel  

 Virginia Lee Burton 

My Dad  

 Anthony Browne 

Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses  

 Kimberly and James Dean 

Rosie Revere Engineer  

 Andrea Beaty  

Strega Nona  

 Tomie de Paola  

The Best Pet of All  

 David LaRochelle 

The Napping House  

 Audrey Wood  

The Night is Yours  

 Abdul-Razak Zachariah  

The Old Truck  

 Jerome and Jarrett Pumphrey  

The Undefeated  

 Kwame Alexander 


Plan Your Visit

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